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Courtesy: Florida A&M Sports Information
Three Rattlers Earn All-MEAC Tennis Honors
By: Florida A&M Sports Information  
Release:04/23/2019

MEAC ANNOUNCES 2019 TENNIS ALL-CONFERENCE HONORS

 

 

NORFOLK, VA (Apr. 23) – Three Rattler tennis players earned All-MEAC honors the conference announced today.  FAMU men's tennis star Illya Skoromnyy earned a spot on the All-MEAC second team. Rachel Harden and Haleigh Porter both earned All-MEAC first team honors.

Skoromnny is senior who plays in the No.1 position.  He hails from Brovary, Ukraine.

Porter is a sophomore from Flossmor, Illinois, while Harden is also a sophomore, hailing from Augusta, Georgia.  Harden is also the current president of the Florida A&M SAAC.

 

2019 MEAC Men’s Tennis All-MEAC

 

Player of the Year: Gabriel Cucalon, North Carolina Central

Rookie of the Year: Vasil Ivanov, North Carolina A&T State

Coach of the Year: D. Curtis Lawson, North Carolina Central

 

FIRST TEAM

Name                                                    Class                      School                                  Hometown

Victor Bravo                                       r-Sr.                       Bethune-Cookman          Santiago, Chile

Juan Navarro                                      Sr.                           Bethune-Cookman          Bogota, Colombia

Nihit Rawal                                         Jr.                           Morgan State                     Chandigarh, India

Vini Da Silva                                        Jr.                           Norfolk State                     Aracaju, Brazil

Vasil Ivanov                                        Fr.                           N.C. A&T State                  Kardzhali, Bulgaria

Gabriel Cucalon                                Sr.                           N.C. Central                        Guayaquil, Ecuador

 

SECOND TEAM

Name                                                    Class                      School                                  Hometown

Victor Castro                                      Fr.                           Bethune-Cookman          Marillia, Brazil

Jose Plazas                                          Sr.                           Bethune-Cookman          Bogota, Colombia

Illya Skoromnyy                                Sr.                           Florida A&M                       Brovary, Ukraine

Roger Lyn                                            So.                          Howard                                Kingston, Jamaica

Oguzhan Ceylan                                So.                          Morgan State                     Izmur, Turkey

Marcelo Ramirez                              So.                          S.C. State                             Panama City, Panama

 

 

 

2019 MEAC Women’s Tennis All-MEAC

 

Player of the Year: Naz Karagoz, Norfolk State

Rookie of the Year: Michelle Ncube, Bethune-Cookman

Coach of the Year: Hardeep Judge, South Carolina State

 

FIRST TEAM

Name                                                    Class                      School                                  Hometown

Michelle Ncube                                    Fr.                           Bethune-Cookman          Harare, Zimbabwe

Rachel Harden                                     So.                          Florida A&M                       Augusta, Ga.

Haleigh Porter                                    So.                          Florida A&M                       Flossmoor, Ill.

Naz Karagoz                                       Gr.                          Norfolk State                     Istanbul, Turkey

Frida Cnossen                                     r-So.                      N.C. Central                        Laren, Netherlands

Zainab Bendahhou                              So.                          S.C. State                             Casablanca, Morocco

 

SECOND TEAM

Name                                                    Class                      School                                  Hometown

Rehaana Butt                                       So.                          Bethune-Cookman          Palm Harbor, Fla.

Peggy Rooke                                       Sr.                           Morgan State                     Malmo, Sweden

Asmara Rose                                       So.                          Morgan State                     Baltimore, Md.

Fabiana Ramirez                                 Sr.                           N.C. A&T State                  Nueva Bolivia, Venezuela

Maru Berghaus                                   So.                          N.C. Central                        Cologne, Germany

Divya Murali                                        Fr.                           S.C. State                             Chennai, India

 

 



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